Biodiversity & Conservation

Habitat bibliography

Anonymous, (1999iii). UK Biodiversity Group: tranche 2 action plans: volume V- maritime species and habitats. , English Nature, Peterborough, UK.

Barnes, R.S.K. & Hughes, R.N., (1992). An introduction to marine ecology. Oxford: Blackwell Scientific Publications.

Bauer, B., Fioroni, P., Ide, I., Liebe, S., Oehlmann, J., Stroben, E. & Watermann, B., (1995). TBT effects on the female genital system of Littorina littorea: a possible indicator of tributyl tin pollution. Hydrobiologia, 309, 15-27.

Beaumont, A.R., Newman, P.B., Mills, D.K., Waldock, M.J., Miller, D. & Waite, M.E., (1989). Sandy-substrate microcosm studies on tributyl tin (TBT) toxicity to marine organisms. Scientia Marina, 53, 737-743.

Beukema, J.J., (1995). Long-term effects of mechanical harvesting of lugworms Arenicola marina on the zoobenthic community of a tidal flat in the Wadden Sea. Netherlands Journal of Sea Research, 33, 219-227.

Blanchard, M., (1997). Spread of the slipper limpet Crepidula fornicata (L.1758) in Europe. Current state and consequences. Scientia Marina, 61, Supplement 9, 109-118.

Brenchley, G.A., (1981). Disturbance and community structure : an experimental study of bioturbation in marine soft-bottom environments. Journal of Marine Research, 39, 767-790.

Broom, M.J., Davies, J., Hutchings, B. & Halcrow, W., (1991). Environmental assessment of the effects of polluting discharges: stage 1: developing a post-facto baseline. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 33, 71-87.

Bryan, G.W. & Gibbs, P.E., (1983). Heavy metals from the Fal estuary, Cornwall: a study of long-term contamination by mining waste and its effects on estuarine organisms. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [Occasional Publication, no. 2.]

Bryan, G.W., Gibbs, P.E., Hummerstone, L.G. & Burt, G.R., (1986). The decline of the gastropod Nucella lapillus around south west England : evidence for the effect of tri-butyl tin from anti-fouling paints. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 66, 611-640.

Cole, H.A. & Hancock, D.A., (1956). Progress in oyster research in Britain 1949-1954, with special reference to the control of pests and diseases. Rapports du Conseils International Pour L'Exploration de la Mer, 140, 24-29.

Collier, L.M. & Pinn, E.H., (1998). An assessment of the acute impact of the sea lice treatment Ivermectin on a benthic community. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 230, 131-147.

Connor, D.W., Dalkin, M.J., Hill, T.O., Holt, R.H.F. & Sanderson, W.G., (1997a). Marine biotope classification for Britain and Ireland. Vol. 2. Sublittoral biotopes. Joint Nature Conservation Committee, Peterborough, JNCC Report no. 230, Version 97.06., Joint Nature Conservation Committee, Peterborough, JNCC Report no. 230, Version 97.06.

Crisp, D.J. (ed.), (1964). The effects of the severe winter of 1962-63 on marine life in Britain. Journal of Animal Ecology, 33, 165-210.

Cryer, M., Whittle, B.N. & Williams, K., (1987). The impact of bait collection by anglers on marine intertidal invertebrates. Biological Conservation, 42, 83-93.

Dauvin, J.C., (2000). The muddy fine sand Abra alba - Melinna palmata community of the Bay of Morlaix twenty years after the Amoco Cadiz oil spill. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 40, 528-536.

Dauvin, J.C., (1982). Impact of Amoco Cadiz oil spill on the muddy fine sand Abra alba - Melinna palmata community from the Bay of Morlaix. Estuarine and Coastal Shelf Science, 14, 517-531.

Davies, C.E. & Moss, D., (1998). European Union Nature Information System (EUNIS) Habitat Classification. Report to European Topic Centre on Nature Conservation from the Institute of Terrestrial Ecology, Monks Wood, Cambridgeshire. [Final draft with further revisions to marine habitats.], Brussels: European Environment Agency.

de Montaudouin, X. & Sauriau, P.G., (1999). The proliferating Gastropoda Crepidula fornicata may stimulate macrozoobenthic diversity. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 79, 1069-1077.

de Montaudouin, X., Labarraque, D, Giraud, K. & Bachelet, G., (2001). Why does the introduced gastropod Crepidula fornicata fail to invade Arcachon Bay (France) ? Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 81, 97-104.

Deslou-Paoli, J.M. & Heral, M., (1986). Crepidula fornicata (L.) (Gastropoda, Calyptraeidae) in the bay of Marennes-Oleron: Biochemical composition and energy value of individuals and spawning. Oceanologica Acta, 9, 305-311.

Eagle, R.A., (1975). Natural fluctuations in a soft bottom benthic community. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 55, 865-878.

Eno, N.C., Clark, R.A. & Sanderson, W.G. (ed.) (1997). Non-native marine species in British waters: a review and directory. Peterborough: Joint Nature Conservation Committee.

Farke, H., (1979). Population dynamics, reproduction and early development of Tharyx marioni (Polychaeta, Cirratulidae) on tidal flats of the German Bight. Veroffentlichungen des Instituts fur Meeresforschung in Bremerhaven, 18, 69-99.

Fish, J.D. & Fish, S., (1996). A student's guide to the seashore. Second edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Fowler, S.L., (1999). Guidelines for managing the collection of bait and other shoreline animals within UK European marine sites. Natura 2000 report prepared by the Nature Conservation Bureau Ltd. for the UK Marine SACs Project, 132 pp., Peterborough: English Nature (UK Marine SACs Project).,

Fretter, V. & Graham, A., (1981). The Prosobranch Molluscs of Britain and Denmark. Part 6. olluscs of Britain and Denmark. part 6. Journal of Molluscan Studies, Supplement 9, 309-313.

Gibbs, P.E., (1969). A quantitative study of the polychaete fauna of certain fine deposits in Plymouth Sound. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 49, 311-326.

Gibbs, P.E., (1971). Reproductive cycles in four polychaete species belonging to the family Cirratulidae. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 51, 745-769.

Gibbs, P.E., Langston, W.J., Burt, G.R. & Pascoe, P.L., (1983). Tharyx marioni (Polychaeta) : a remarkable accumulator of arsenic. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 63, 313-325.

Greenberber, J.S., Pechenik, J.A., Lord, A., Gould, L., Naparstek, E., Kase, K. & Fitzgerald, T.J., (1986). X-irradiation effects on growth and metamorphosis of gastropod larvae (Crepidula fornicata) : a model for environmental radiation teratogenesis. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 15, 227-234.

Hall, S.J. & Harding, M.J.C., (1997). Physical disturbance and marine benthic communities: the effects of mechanical harvesting of cockles on non-target benthic infauna. Journal of Applied Ecology, 34, 497-517.

Hall, S.J., (1994). Physical disturbance and marine benthic communities: life in unconsolidated sediments. Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review, 32, 179-239.

Hawkins, S.J. & Southward, A.J., (1992). The Torrey Canyon oil spill: recovery of rocky shore communities. In Restoring the Nations Marine Environment, (ed. G.W. Thorpe), Chapter 13, pp. 583-631. Maryland, USA: Maryland Sea Grant College.

Hiscock, K., (1983). Water movement. In Sublittoral ecology. The ecology of shallow sublittoral benthos (ed. R. Earll & D.G. Erwin), pp. 58-96. Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Hoagland, K.E., (1979). The behaviour of three sympatric species of Crepidula (Gastropoda : Prosobranchia) from the Atlantic, with implications for evolutionary ecology. Nautilus, 93, 143-149.

Ismail, N.S., (1985). The effects of hydraulic dredging to control oyster drills on benthic macrofauna of oyster grounds in Delaware Bay, New Jersey. Internationale Revue der Gesamten Hydrobiologie, 70, 379-395.

JNCC (Joint Nature Conservation Committee), (1999). Marine Environment Resource Mapping And Information Database (MERMAID): Marine Nature Conservation Review Survey Database. [on-line],

Johnson, J.K., (1972). Effect of turbidity on the rate of filtration and growth of the slipper limpet, Crepidula fornicata. Veliger, 14, 315-320.

Jorgensen, B.B., (1980). Seasonal oxygen depletion in the bottom waters of a Danish fjord and its effect on the benthic community. Oikos, 32, 68-76.

Lucas, J.S. & Costlow J.D., (1979). Effects of various temperature cycles on the larval development of the gastropod mollusc Crepidula fornicata. Marine Biology, 51, 111-117.

Matthiessen, P. & Gibbs, P.E., (1998). Critical appraisal of the evidence for tri-butyl tin mediated endocrine disruption in molluscs. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 17, 37-43.

Nelson, D.A., Calabrese, A., Greig, R.A., Yevich, P.P. & Chang, S., (1983). Long term silver effects on the marine gastropod Crepidula fornicata. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 12, 155-165.

Olafsson, E.B. & Persson, L.E., (1986). The interaction between Nereis diversicolor (Muller) and Corophium volutator (Pallas) as a structuring force in a shallow brackish sediment. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 103, 103-117.

Pearson, T.H. & Rosenberg, R., (1978). Macrobenthic succession in relation to organic enrichment and pollution of the marine environment. Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review, 16, 229-311.

Picton, B.E. & Costello, M.J., (1998). BioMar biotope viewer: a guide to marine habitats, fauna and flora of Britain and Ireland. [CD-ROM] Environmental Sciences Unit, Trinity College, Dublin.,

Raman, A.V. & Ganapati, P.N., (1983). Pollution effects on ecobiology of benthic polychaetes in Visakhapatnam Harbour (Bay of Bengal). Marine Pollution Bulletin, 14, 46-52.

Rees, H.L. & Dare, P.J., (1993). Sources of mortality and associated life-cycle traits of selected benthic species: a review. MAFF Fisheries Research Data Report, no. 33., Lowestoft: MAFF Directorate of Fisheries Research.

Reise, K., (1985). Tidal flat ecology. An experimental approach to species interactions. Springer-Verlag, Berlin.

Sanders, H.L., (1978). Florida oil spill impact on the Buzzards Bay benthic fauna: West Falmouth. Journal of the Fisheries Board of Canada, 35, 717-730.

Sauriau, P.G., Pichocki-Seyfried, C., Walker, P., De Montauduin, A., Pascual, A. & Heral, M., (1998). Crepidula fornicata L. (Mollusca, Gastropoda) in the Marennes-Oleron Bay : side-scan sonar mapping of subtidal and stock assessment. Oceanologica Acta, 21, 353-362.

Smith, J.E. (ed.), (1968). 'Torrey Canyon'. Pollution and marine life. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Southward, A.J. & Southward, E.C., (1978). Recolonisation of rocky shores in Cornwall after use of toxic dispersants to clean up the Torrey Canyon spill. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada, 35, 682-706.

Suchanek, T.H., (1993). Oil impacts on marine invertebrate populations and communities. American Zoologist, 33, 510-523.

Thain, J.E., (1984). Effects of mercury on the prosobranch mollusc Crepidula fornicata : acute lethal toxicity and effects on growth and reproduction of chronic exposure. Marine Environmental Research, 12, 285-309.

Thouzeau, G., (1991). Experimental collection of postlarvae of Pecten maximus (L.) and other benthic macrofaunal species in the Bay of Saint-Brieuc, France. 1. Reproduction and post larval growth of five mollusc species. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 148, 181-200.

Thouzeau, G., Chavaud, L., Grall, J. & Guerin, L., (2000). Do biotic interactions control pre-recruitment and growth of Pecten maximus (L.) in the Bay of Brest ? Comptes rendus - acadamies des sciences, Paris, 323, 815-825.

Waugh, G.D., (1964). Effect of severe winter of 1962-63 on oysters and the associated fauna of oyster grounds of southern England. Journal of Animal Ecology, 33, 173-175.

Wolff, W.J., (1973). The estuary as a habitat. An analysis of the data in the soft-bottom macrofauna of the estuarine area of the rivers Rhine, Meuse, and Scheldt. Zoologische Verhandelingen, 126, 1-242.